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Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2013) 24 (3): 35–55.
Published: 01 September 2013
...George Bistis This essay traces the history of the Far Right in Greece, which is on the rise again almost four decades after the collapse of the military junta that ruled the Mediterranean country from 1967 to 1974. The author examines how the Golden Dawn party capitalized on Greek citizens...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2018) 29 (1): 48–69.
Published: 01 March 2018
.... Instead, to understand the rise in extremism, long-term, medium-term, and short-term variables must all be considered. © 2018 by Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2018 Far Right political opportunity structures immigration Immigration and Political Opportunities for Right- Wing Extremism: The...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2000) 11 (4): 165–167.
Published: 01 December 2000
...Robert J. Pranger Jan Herman Brinks: Children of a New Fatherland: Germany's Post-War Right-Wing Politics , translated by Paul Vincent, with a foreword by David Binder. London and New York: I. B. Tauris, 2000. 200 pages. ISBN 1-86064-458-9. $35.00. Robert J. Pranger is a private consultant...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2014) 25 (3): 99–122.
Published: 01 September 2014
... organization working in development. Copyright 2014 by Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2014 Blessed Is He Who Considers the Human Rights Paradigm: Maltese Aid between Charity and Human Rights and between Catholicism and Secularism Isabelle Calleja-Ragonesi, Anna Khakee, and Maria Pisani...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2010) 21 (3): 8–15.
Published: 01 September 2010
...: constitutional anachronisms, mod- ernization of the legal system, human and religious rights, and relations with neighbors. Thus far, there is little evidence of realization in Ankara of the importance of addressing these four glaring problems. On the contrary, what we hear is a constant whining about...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2013) 24 (4): 68–81.
Published: 01 December 2013
... Caucasus, the chaos and poverty that followed the breakup of the Soviet Union, and the Kremlin’s human rights violations in Chechnya in many ways contributed to the rise of terrorism and Muslim extremism in Russia. In addition, the Kremlin uses terrorism as an excuse for an increased crackdown on civil...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2002) 13 (3): 119–134.
Published: 01 September 2002
... also imply that NATO is likely to be con- cerned about human rights and democracy in the Mediterranean region. NATO has so far shown limited interest in technical cooperation with its Mediterranean Dialogue countries as part of a conﬁdence-building process...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2012) 23 (1): 89–103.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Petros Sioussiouras; Ioannis Vavouras This essay provides an account of the phenomenon of corruption in the Balkan and Arab countries of the Mediterranean. The analysis focuses on the effects that the political system—approached through the lens of political rights—and the level of economic...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2011) 22 (1): 74–92.
Published: 01 March 2011
... assertion of their rights. The authors conclude that any attempts at finding solutions to the conflict must address issues of program and policy. They posit that policies founded on rights and environmental justice are imperative to help to resolve the differences between the fighting stakeholders...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2015) 26 (1): 5–25.
Published: 01 March 2015
... position in the Chinese foreign policy spectrum seems necessary to achieve a balanced understanding of its rel- evance for Beijing’s designs and to avoid the impulsive perception conveyed by the media that the region as China’s new “far west.” As Yitzhak Shichor showed in a pioneering study, the...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2016) 27 (1): 30–54.
Published: 01 March 2016
... financing gaps.17 15. George Bistis, “Golden Dawn or Democratic Sunset: The Rise of the Far Right in Greece,” Mediterranean Quarterly 24, no. 3 (2013): 35 – 55. 16. European Commission, European Economic Forecast: Spring 2015 (Brussels: EC, 2015), ec.europa.eu/economy_finance/publications...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2016) 27 (4): 61–80.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Maria Gianniou In the literature dealing with parliamentary diplomacy, the role that the European Parliament (EP) can play in the formation and conduct of European Union (EU) foreign policy is intensively studied. Yet analyses thus far have not dealt with how the EP can urge the EU and its member...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2012) 23 (3): 34–51.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Jeffrey S. Morton; Nicole Shortt The popular uprising that started in Tunisia in December 2010 quickly spread across the Arab world, culminating in a historic regional realignment with far-reaching implications. This essay details the implications of the Arab Spring for Israeli security. After...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2007) 18 (4): 87–111.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Hasan Kösebalaban So far the prospect of Turkey.s accession to the EU has been studied with exclusive reference to Turkey.s progress in meeting the Copenhagen criteria for membership. However, as the recent electoral success of anti.Turkish European political parties and politicians suggests, the...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 December 2015) 26 (4): 13–36.
Published: 01 December 2015
... label revolutionary , contending that the act of selective labeling bears implications for an objective understanding of the revolution and its actors. Finally, the essay evaluates how far the political tensions of the past continue to mark the present through the subsequent generation of religious...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 September 2015) 26 (3): 18–28.
Published: 01 September 2015
... and the result of error on both sides. While an interim agreement was reached on 20 February 2015 to extend Greece's bailout by four months, the longer-term outcome was far from clear. Social and economic pressures had been building in Greece since 2008, resulting in the 25 January 2015 election of a...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 March 2017) 28 (1): 82–98.
Published: 01 March 2017
... conquest of Aleppo, the Islamist defeat in today's war is far from certain, although the current jihadist insurgency has stalled. Anthony N. Celso is professor in the Department of Security Studies at Angelo State University, San Angelo, Texas. Copyright 2017 by Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2017...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2011) 22 (2): 76–83.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Michail Choupis The author traces the current economic decline of Greece to domestic and foreign factors but argues persuasively that the collapse of the global economic system was by far the worst cause for the economic issues Greece faces and for that reason he doubts whether the involvement of...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2016) 27 (2): 67–88.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Ismini A. Lamb The scale of the migrant crisis took Europe by surprise in 2015, but 2016 promised to be far worse. Europe dithered on how to respond, confusing the demands of compassion with migrant relocation policy and failing to recognize Greece's inability to resolve the crisis independently...
Mediterranean Quarterly (1 June 2012) 23 (2): 1–13.
Published: 01 June 2012
... unstable, and threats can arise far from NATO territory. In addition to its traditional role of defending members’ territory, NATO is assuming new security-related missions. In addition, the alliance has developed “partnerships” with numerous nations throughout the world. These networks can enhance NATO’s...